Football safety Chauncey “C. J.” Gardener-Johnson plays for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League. His weight is 95 kg, and his height is 1.80 m. He attended Cocoa High School before enrolling at the University of Florida, where he played NCAA football for the Florida Gators. He was a true freshman and played in all 14 games.
After making two tackles and two interceptions, one of which was recovered for a score, Gardner-Johnson was chosen as the Outback Bowl MVP in 2017. During his sophomore campaign, he started in every one of the 11 games. He said he would forgo his final year of eligibility when he declared for the 2019 NFL Draft in November of last year.
The New Orleans Saints selected Gardner-Johnson with the 105th overall pick in the fourth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. He made his first career interception in Week 13 against the Atlanta Falcons. He made seven starts in the 2021 season as the starting safety.
The Saints dealt Gardner-Johnson and a 2025 seventh-round pick to the Philadelphia Eagles on August 30, 2022, in exchange for a fifth-round pick and the lesser of their two 2024 NFL Draft sixth-round picks.
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It is currently unknown the number of siblings C.J. Gardner-Johnson has.